Artifact Details

Title

Xerox Star 8010 "Dandelion" monitor

Catalog Number

X1552.98B

Type

Physical object

Date

1981

Manufacturer

Xerox Corporation

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 8010
Serial number XD35-013363 On back of base

Dimensions

overall: 18 in x 16 in x 14 in

Description

The Star was Xerox PARC's commercialization of its pioneering Alto technology and was introduced in 1981. It featured a bit-mapped, WYSISYG graphical user interface, mouse, built-in Ethernet, local hard drive, and a range of powerful office productivity applications. It was the world's first networked workstation. This item comprises four (4) pieces: A: CPU B: Monitor C: Keyboard D: Mouse

Category

I/O/display/CRT

Credit

Gift of Robert Garner

Lot Number

X1552.98A-E